The table below looks at the statistics for TCP/IP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TCP/IP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
Rank 21 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing TCP/IP 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.68% 1.50% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 40.00% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £220 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
TCP/IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.19% 3.76% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Average daily rate £650 £220 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -56.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

TCP/IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCP/IP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TCP/IP across the Midlands region.

TCP/IP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TCP/IP across the Midlands region.

TCP/IP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

TCP/IP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher

TCP/IP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing TCP/IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TCP/IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle